Weekend, January 26-27
Otago Lily Society show, St James Presbyterian Church
hall, Prince Albert Rd, South Dunedin. Includes display by
Otago Fuchsia Group. Saturday 1pm-5pm. Sunday 10am-4pm.
Outside entries welcome: contact John Hill 486-2214, Dave
Pegg 476-2143, or Margaret Muir (027) 352-9646. Lilies for
Monday, January 28
Palmerston Garden Circle bus leaves 8.30am, returns about
5.30pm. Please bring your seat, morning tea, lunch and
drinks. Raffles will be sold.
Saturday, February 2 to Tuesday, February 5
The 46th anniversary of Ecumenical Festival of Flowers in
Praise, St Paul's Cathedral, noon-4pm on February 2 and
10am-4pm on February 3-5. Blessing February 3, 2pm. More than
40 displays and a plant stall. Admission $2 donation.
Proceeds to the chair in neurosurgery.
Sunday, February 3
Taieri Lions Club ''Gardens of the Taieri'' bus tour
fundraiser for the Neurological Foundation, from 1pm.
Tickets, $40, must be purchased from the Red Barn, Dunedin
and Paper Plus and Downes Jewellers in Mosgiel. Full ticket
price goes to neurosurgery campaign. Gardens include:
Broxburn Park, Islington, Silverdale and Grandview Gardens,
Tuesday, February 5
The Brockville Gardening Club will meet at Dunedin
Botanic Garden visitor centre at 1pm. Afternoon tea at
Croque-o-dile. Raffles. All welcome.
Wednesday, February 6
Otago Rose Society, monthly meeting, St Peters Church
hall, Hillside Rd, 7.45pm. Guest speaker: Barbara Wheeler,
collections supervisor, Dunedin Botanic Garden ''Year of
events celebrating Dunedin Botanic Garden's first 150
years''. Supper, raffles, sales table. All welcome.
Monday, February 11
Otago Daffodil Club meets in the Janet Cameron Lounge,
Shand St, Green Island, at 7.30pm. Twin scaling exercise.
Speaker: Daphne Macfarlane on ''Horticulture in my life''.
All welcome, inquiries, Bev 489-8204 or Ron 489-5261.
Tuesday, Feburary 12
Cromwell Garden Club visits three local gardens. Meet at
the St John rooms to car pool at 6.30pm. Supper at rooms
following. Inquiries to Jean Mackenzie on 445-0857.
Saturday, February 16
Blueskin Garden Club outing to Seacliff. For more info
phone 482-2896 or 482-2822. Spud in a container competition:
$5 for spud and container from Blueskin Nursery. Judging at
Blueskin A&P Show April 13.
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